Medulla

Central part of an organ.

medulla

Type: Term Pronunciation: me-dūl′ă, me-dūl′ē Definitions: 1. Any soft marrowlike structure, especially in the center of a part. Synonyms: substantia medullaris1
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medulla

Central part of an organ.
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medulla

[n] - the inner part of an organ or structure in plant or animal
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Medulla

the centre part of an organ or body structure; sometimes used to refer to the lower part of the brain stem
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Medulla

forms the lower part of the brainstem, lying between the cervical spinal cord and pons. It contains the nuclei of the lower cranial nerves (IX-XII), as well as many critical cardiorespiratory centres
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Medulla

The innermost part of an organ.
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Medulla

Medulla: The innermost part. The adrenal medulla is the innermost part of that gland. The renal medulla is the inner part of the kidney. The spinal medulla is the part of the spinal cord that is lodged within the vertebral canal.
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Medulla

Me·dul'la noun [ Latin ] 1. Marrow; pith; hence, essence. [ Obsolete] Milton. 2. (Anat.) The marrow of bones; the deep or inner portion of an organ or part; as, the medulla , or medullary substance, of the kidney; specifically, the medula oblongata. 3. ...
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medulla

The inner portion of an organ. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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medulla

noun the inner part of an organ or structure in plant or animal
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medulla

(mә-dul´ә) the innermost part of a structure or organ. medulla oblongata. marrow. adj., med´ullary., adj.
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Medulla

• (n.) A soft tissue, occupying the center of the stem or branch of a plant; pith. • (n.) Marrow; pith; hence, essence. • (n.) The marrow of bones; the deep or inner portion of an organ or part; as, the medulla, or medullary substance, of the kidney; specifically, the medula oblongata.
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medulla

(from the article `adrenal gland`) ...each adrenal gland weighs about 5 grams (about 0.18 ounce) and measures about 30 mm (1.2 inches) wide, 50 mm (2 inches) long, and 10 mm (0.4 inch) ... The adrenal axes in mammals and in nonmammals are not constructed along the same lines. In mammals the adrenal cortex is a separate structure that .....
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medulla

(from the article `fungus`) ...may contain pigments. A cuticle may cover the cortex. The lower cortex, which is similar in structure to the upper cortex, participates in the ...
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Medúlla

(from the article `Björk`) ...from pushing the musical boundaries that had made her a star of the 1990s and instead focused on a more rhythmic, contemplative intimacy. Björk`s ...
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medulla

medulla 1. The innermost part. 2. The inner core of certain organs or body structures; such as, the marrow of bone. The adrenal medulla is the innermost part of that gland. The renal medulla is the inner part of the kidney. The spinal medulla is the part of the spinal cord that is lodged within the vertebral canal.
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Medulla

[lichenology] The medulla is a horizontal layer within a lichen thallus. It is a loosely arranged layer of interlaced hyphae below the upper cortex and photobiont zone, but above the lower cortex. The medulla generally has a cottony appearance. It is the widest layer of a heteromerous lichen thallus. ...
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Medulla

[hair] The medulla is the innermost layer of the hair shaft. This nearly invisible layer serves as the pith or marrow of the hair. Scientists are still stumped about the exact role of the medulla, but they speculate that it is primarily an air space that is more prominent in in-pigmented (grey or white) hair. ref: Haircutting for Dummies J....
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medulla

a loosely arranged layer of hyphae below the upper cortex and photobiont zone.
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medulla

The innermost part of an organ or body structure. The adrenal medulla is the central region of an adrenal gland, and the medulla of bone is the bone marrow. The term is also sometimes used to refer to the medulla oblongata.
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medulla

medulla: see brain stem.
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Medulla

Medulla, or marrow, IS the highly vascular connective tissue in animals, interspersed with adipose or fat-cells, which fills up the hollow shafts or medullary canals of long bones, and which forms a centre of nourishment for the inner osseous material of which the bone is composed. In vegetable physiology the medulla is otherwise known as the pith....
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medulla

Central part of an organ. In the mammalian kidney, the medulla lies beneath the outer cortex and is responsible for the reabsorption of water from the filtrate. In plants, it is a region of packing tissue in the centre of the stem. In the vertebrate brain, the medulla is the posterior region responsible for the coordination of basic activities, suc...
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Medulla

The medulla is a central zone of cells present only in large thick hairs.
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